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ALDON SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Justin Smith Not Worried About 49ers Leadership After His Retirement

After former San Francisco 49ers defensive end Justin Smith finally announced his retirement, the national media pounced on the doom-and-gloom narrative. Smith doesn’t see it that way, however, and he said as much in an interview with 95.7 The Game on Tuesday. Smith pointed to established players already on San Francisco’s roster who will fill the void left by his departure...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Post-Draft Power Rankings: How Good is the 49ers Defense?

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL Draft is now in the past.  Teams are finished assembling their 90-man rosters. Also, teams are beginning to get to work and are getting primed for serious offseason programs. As the draft has now concluded and NFL teams are now moving to a period of actual season preparation, we at TopSportsReport thought it’d be a good time to evaluate...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Smith’s Retirement Won’t Doom San Francisco 49ers Defense

The San Francisco 49ers lost a great leader when 14-year veteran Justin Smith retired, but his farewell is in no way the harbinger of doom. General manager Trent Baalke has had his eye on this moment for years and has planned accordingly. Looking at the roster he’s assembled, it’s clear the 49ers are in no trouble at all. That doesn’t fit the national narrative, though. Pundits...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith is taking on a leadership role

San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith is taking on a role he has never experienced before as a professional.  With Patrick Willis retiring and Frank Gore leaving in free agency someone needed to step up and take on the extra responsibility. Smith told the 49ers official website he feels comfortable in a leadership role. “It’s a role I’m comfortable with,” Smith...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Was Aldon Smith worth a first round pick by the San Francisco 49ers?

As most fans have learned the hard way, first round draft picks are never a sure thing. For every certain star like Andrew Luck, there’s at least a dozen busts like Trent Richardson. Four years ago today, the San Francisco 49ers took a chance on a Missouri linebacker named Aldon Smith: 4 years ago today, @AldonSmith was drafted by the #49ers pic.twitter.com/KEkNIzZw3m — 49ers...
Via cover32
27 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers Restructure Aldon Smith’s Deal, no Longer Guaranteed

This is something you don’t see every day. Talented but troubled San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has restructured his contract for the 2015 season. League source: 49ers and Aldon Smith have restructured his 2015 salary. He'll still get $9.75M but it's no longer fully guaranteed. — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) March 6, 2015 Instead of his $9.75 million being fully...
Via Sportsnaut
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Aldon Smith was reportedly drinking with Ray McDonald

The San Francisco 49ers released Ray McDonald in the wake of his most recent alleged domestic assault, and he may not be the only Bay Area player that finds himself in serious hot water. Aldon Smith could be in trouble, too. According to a search warrant affidavit that was obtained by the San Jose Mercury...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL suspends Aldon Smith for nine games

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has reportedly been suspended for the first nine games of the 2014 season by the National Football League. A suspension of this magnitude has long been expected and it will impact San Francisco’s early-season success a great deal.  49ers Aldon Smith suspended 9 games. Full NFL statement here: pic.twitter.com/cvZfABog45 — Randall Liu...
Via Sportsnaut
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers star Aldon Smith sentenced to 12 days in jail

Troubled 49ers star Aldon Smith had sentencing today for numerous weapon charges and a DUI, but had felony gun charges reduced to misdemeanors and seemed to get off pretty lightly in the grand scheme of things. Judge reduces felonies re guns to misdemeanors. — tracey kaplan (@tkaplanreport) July 18, 2014 DUI:court prob for 3 years, *12 days in county jail, with 1 day credit, ...
Via cover32 - 49ers
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers 7 round mock draft 2014

While the Bay Area deals with major heart break as our precious San Jose Sharks and Golden State Warriors were both eliminated from the playoffs this week, we still have one thing to brighten our spirits. The NFL Draft is upon us. In honor of the day that will change many young men’s lives forever as they embark on the biggest transition of their life, I took the liberty of creating...
Via isportsweb.com
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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